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Congreve, the drama, and the printed word

Author: Julie Stone Peters
Publisher: Stanford (Calif.) Stanford University Press 1990
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Theatre and print began their tense relations and imperfect alliance in the late 17th century. This text focuses on the most active phase of the career of William Congreve, a crucial juncture in the  Read more...


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Named Person: William Congreve
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Julie Stone Peters
ISBN: 0804717516 9780804717519
OCLC Number: 1014499329
Description: XIV, 286 p. 22 cm
Contents: Note to the reader; Introduction; 1. Drama and print; 2. Publishers, pirates and the library text; 3. The technologized muse; 4. 'Asterisms'; 5. Scandal's portraits; 6. The dictionary and the monkey; 7. Nature and art; Conclusion; Notes; References; Index.
Responsibility: Julie Stone Peters.


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'An impressive debut by a subtle and learned scholar. Julie Peters has intellectual agility and grace; her restless seeking of connections gives her work relevance to a wide variety of literary, Read more...

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